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10 safe ways to socialize your puppy during COVID-19

10 safe ways to socialize your puppy during COVID-19

Is social distancing during COVID-19 making it difficult to socialize your new pup? Here are some expert-recommended ways to fulfill that need safely! There are...

Keep your pets safe this Canada Day!

July 1st can be a frightening holiday for our canine companions. These two simple steps will help you ease his fear and keep him...
Understanding the symptoms of Lyme disease

Understanding the symptoms of Lyme disease

The symptoms of Lyme disease can be tricky to notice in both dogs and humans, since they’re similar to those associated with other common...

DIY natural bug spray for dogs

As summer approaches, so does the dreaded mosquito season. Protect your pooch from these annoying pests by buying or making your own natural bug...

Supporting your senior pet with quality nutrition

It can be difficult to watch your senior pet deal with the hardships of aging. Closely monitoring his nutrition with the help of your...
Paws En Route

Paws en Route – the transportation experts for pets

In August 2016, Dacia Rohlehr was faced with a dilemma all pet parents fear. Her dog, Liam, was very sick, and needed to be...
How to incorporate Pantone’s Color of the Year into your dog’s life

How to incorporate Pantone’s Color of the Year into your dog’s life

Looking for a few easy ways to integrate Pantone’s Color of the Year into Fido’s environment? Here’s how. Pantone recently announced Living Coral as 2019’s...
A painted Pet Portrait. Dog with a rose in his mouth

5 reasons to get a pet portrait

Animals pass through our lives too quickly. A pet portrait is the perfect way to reflect on all the happy memories you created together...
Take your dog to work day

Take your dog to work day

In celebration of Take Your Dog To Work Day, here are seven tips to ensure a peaceful, productive day of humane and canine camaraderie. 1....
5 clever ways to give a dog a pill 

5 clever ways to give a dog a pill 

Some dogs will gulp a pill up faster than you can blink an eye… but others aren’t so compliant. Here’s a few sneaky methods...
Air Canada goes above and beyond to protect animals on flights

Air Canada goes above and beyond to protect animals on flights

A new certification reinforces Air Canada’s unparalleled commitment to the welfare of live animals, reassuring pet parents across the globe. Air Canada recently became...
Sweet and savory spice treats

Sweet and savory spice treats

Use whatever you have on hand to create these delicious homemade dog treats. They're never the same twice! Ingredients 4 cups whole flour -- use one...
queen victoria

Queen Victoria and her dogs

Queen Victoria, is perhaps best remembered for being the longest reigning monarch in British history, but did you know she was also a massive...
dog on the beach

Safety tips for the beach

Being able to take your dog the beach is a privilege. Good manners and attention to safety from both of you will ensure you’re...
cloning your dog

How much do you know about cloning your dog?

Curious about cloning? This once-controversial process is becoming increasingly commonplace. Most pet parents agree that dogs' lifespans are far too short. Sadly, scientists haven't discovered...
The Trempe inquest – reducing dog bites

The Trempe Inquest: 35 recommendations to reduce dog bites

In April of 1998, eight-year-old Courtney Trempe was killed by a neighbour’s Bull Mastiff in Stouffville, Ontario. As a result of that inquest, a...
4 tricks to stop dog begging in its tracks

4 tricks to stop dog begging in its tracks

Begging might be cute, but it’s not very polite. Here’s how to teach your dog to keep to himself when you’re eating. Are you...
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OSPCA Underequipped Study Finds

Brock labour expert releases first study of OSPCA animal cruelty investigation work in Ontario. Enforcement officers with the Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty...
social media dachshunds

Social Media is going to the Dachshunds!

Dachshunds may be small, but don't let their size fool you. These little pooches have taken Canadian social media by storm. From earning best blog...
rio 2016

Protecting Animals at Rio 2016 Olympics

International charity, World Animal Protection and the Organizing Committee for the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games have announced a partnership to keep the...
Tips for hiking with your senior dog

Tips for hiking with your senior dog

Planning to hit the hiking trails with your senior dog this summer? Here’s an action plan to keep her safe, healthy and happy! Hiking is...
How to stop your dog from herding people

How to stop your dog from herding people

Does your herding pup try to “corral” your family and friends? Here’s how to nip this bad habit in the bud. Border collies and other...
Pee-ew! What to do if your dog gets sprayed by a skunk

Pee-ew! What to do if your dog gets sprayed by a skunk

It happened – your dog had a run-in with the neighborhood skunk. Wondering what to do? Get rid of that funky smell with this...